The United Kingdom’s death toll from confirmed cases of COVID-19 rose by 412 to 37,460, health officials said.
The Department of Health said in an update: “As of 9am 27 May, there have been 3,798,490 tests, with 117,013 tests on 26 May. 267,240 people have tested positive. As of 5pm on 26 May, of those tested positive for coronavirus, across all settings, 37,460 have sadly died.”
In Europe, 32,955 deaths have occurred in Italy, 28,533 in France and 27,117 in Spain, according to Johns Hopkins University.